Así canta Federico
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A powerful evening of music and dance inspired by Federico Garcia Lorca’s Spirit.
FEDERICO G. LORCA (1898-1936)
Music by: M. de Falla, F.G.Lorca, I. Albeniz, A. Soler, L. Cohen
Alfonso Cid, Voice and flute
Paloma De Vega, Dancer
Elizabeth Chidester, Voice
Hayk Arsenyan, Piano
Nilko Andreas, Guitar/voice
About the Company / directxr or directxrs:*
“…an electrifying performer for his powerful stage presence and spontaneity that grows irresistible” Backstage New York.
Since his Carnegie Hall solo debut, (2009) multi-faceted touring artist Nilko Andreas has been entertaining audiences in three continents as an internationally awarded classical guitarist, Composer, Actor, Music Director as well as a singer (La Cumbiamba eNeYe, LaMar NYC), Born in Colombia, he carries the musical legacy of his mother land, layered with his experiences as a leading classical musician around the world and 22 years of living, producing theater and conducting in New York City. He is the founder of the “Amazonas” a series presented at Carnegie Hall since 2010, with a heavy interest in raising awareness over environmental damage around the world. He will perform at Carnegie hall on May 25th 2023. He will also be “Don Quixote” in the next production of “The Man of la Mancha” by Musical Theater Heritage. His passion for the work of Federico Garcia Lorca made him collaborate and produce many Lorca plays Including “La zapatera prodigiosa” (Spanish repertory theater NYC) where he played Lorca himself and “el mozo de la faja” his score and collaboration with grupo “Artificio Theater” lead to rave reviews and awards, he conceived “Asi canta Federico” a Musical theater portrait of the life and work of Federico Garcia Lorca. co-founder of Grupo “Artificio”.
An accomplished educator, Nilko Andreas has given master classes and conferences on classical guitar, LatinAmerican and Colombian Music in universities and conservatories around the world.
He is the founder of the Latin American Chamber Music Society and Founder of Azlo Productions.
May 25, 2023